Jeff Mason is a White House Correspondent for Reuters and the 2016-2017 president of the White House Correspondents’ Association. He was the lead Reuters correspondent for President Barack Obama's 2012 campaign and interviewed the president at the White House in 2015. Jeff has been based in Washington since 2008, when he covered the historic race between Obama, Hillary Clinton and John McCain. Jeff started his career in Frankfurt, Germany, where he covered the airline industry before moving to Brussels, Belgium, where he covered the European Union. He is a Colorado native, proud graduate of Northwestern University and former Fulbright scholar.
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BRUSSELS European Union leaders gave a cautious welcome on Thursday to news that U.S. President Donald Trump had decided not to apply tariffs to European steel and aluminium but said they were waiting for Washington to confirm that decision.
BRUSSELS European Union leaders gave a cautious welcome on Thursday to news that U.S. President Donald Trump had decided not to apply tariffs to European steel and aluminum but said they were waiting for Washington to confirm that decision. | Video
Washington/Brüssel US-Präsident Donald Trump will mit der Europäischen Union über die Absenkung von Handelsbarrieren sprechen.
Brüssel/Berlin Im Handelsstreit mit den USA setzt die Europäische Union auf die Milde von Präsident Donald Trump in letzter Minute.
BRUSSELS The European Commission proposed rules on Wednesday to make digital companies pay more tax, with U.S. tech giants such as Google , Facebook and Amazon set to foot a large chunk of any bill. | Video
BRUSSELS The European Union has removed duties on biodiesel imports for 13 Argentine and Indonesian producers following the end of legal proceedings at the European Court of Justice (ECJ), an EU document shows.
BRUSSELS The European Commission called for industry views on Friday on a list of U.S. products it will subject to import tariffs, the first step towards measures to counter planned U.S. taxes on European steel and aluminum.
BRUSSELS/WASHINGTON U.S. Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross will urge the European Union to lower its trade barriers, U.S. President Donald Trump said on Monday, calling them unfair to U.S. farmers and industry, a view rejected by the EU and challenged by a Republican senator. | Video
Washington/Berlin US-Präsident Donald Trump hat die EU im Stahlstreit scharf attackiert und mit höheren Steuern auch auf die Einfuhr europäischer Autos gedroht.
BRUSSELS The European Union and Japan urged the United States on Saturday to grant them exemptions from metal import tariffs, with Tokyo calling for "calm-headed behavior" in a dispute that threatens to spiral into a trade war.